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Hi friends
I just realized today’s my 5 year anniversary on LJS. Just wanted to thank all of the great members who have helped me along the way and hope I’ve helped a couple folks myself . It was the first forum I’d ever participated in and I have found it to be a fun place to explore, learn and share.I have gained some great friends here and hope to make many more friends in the days and years to follow.
Thanks to you all

-- Custom furniture

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#1 posted 08-09-2013 06:47 AM

YES! And, Thank you so very much for your generous contributions to the site! I’ve learned quite a lot in my short journey here; often from your inputs. Wish I were on the west coast and could meet you personally and maybe even take a class from you.

-- Russell Pitner Hixson, TN 37343

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#2 posted 08-09-2013 06:53 AM

You don’t look that old.
Keep that info coming…..........................

-- mike...............

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#3 posted 08-09-2013 07:05 AM

Happy “Birthday JIm” 5 today, here’s to the next five. Cheers


-- No one plans to fail, they just, just fail to plan

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#4 posted 08-09-2013 07:16 AM

As someone who’s gotten help from Jim before, I can only say: congratulations!

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#5 posted 08-09-2013 07:27 AM

Congratulations Jim,
nice to see a member who takes the time to welcome new members and give constructive guidance regarding the website.

-- Regards Robert

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#6 posted 08-09-2013 08:13 AM

Congratulations Jim. Great to be on LJ with you!

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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#7 posted 08-09-2013 08:43 AM

Congratulations and happy anniversary.
It is great to have you around for so many years.

-- Bert

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#8 posted 08-09-2013 08:54 AM

I’m happy to have “met” you, Jim and hope to “see” you for many more half-decades!

Don “Dances with Wood” Butler

-- No trees were damaged in posting this message, but thousands of electrons were seriously inconvenienced.

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#9 posted 08-09-2013 09:23 AM


Happy 5th Anniversary.
You’ve been very generous with your time and advice here on LJs.

Thanks for Sharing. – Grandpa Len

Work Safely and have Fun.

-- Mother Nature should be proud of what you've done with her tree. - Len ...just north of a stone's throw from the oHIo, river that is, in So. Indiana.

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#10 posted 08-09-2013 09:56 AM

Happy Anniversary, Jim! Five years is a great milestone! Thanks for all the sharing that you do here as well. You always make people feel welcome.

Take care, Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs ( Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#11 posted 08-09-2013 10:32 AM

Isn’t the five year anniversary the wood anniversary? Fitting! Congrats and thank you for helping make this site my favorite one on the Internet.

-- Bailey F - Eastern Mass.

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#12 posted 08-09-2013 10:38 AM

And many more Jim, congrats.

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at

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#13 posted 08-09-2013 10:51 AM

Congrats, I have only been here a short while and already you are an icon of LJ’s to me. I have started at the very first project post and worked my way through every sinlge page and must have viewed more than a 1000 projects and your face is just about in all of them. What I’m trying to say is that I believe that you have been an inspiration to many of our LJ brothers and sisters. Hopefully I will also get to know you beter. Have an awesome day.

-- Create, create, create create. It makes my blood flow. And what better material to use than wood, you can repeat the same object 1000 times and none will look the same in natural form.

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#14 posted 08-09-2013 10:59 AM

Congrats, Jim, Thanks for being here and to many more years.

-- Richard, North Carolina,

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#15 posted 08-09-2013 11:35 AM

Hey, Jim. congratulations! time flies when you’re having fun!!
You are still #1 LJ…....................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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